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Church news for the week of Dec. 16

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Bailey Apostolic

Bailey Apostolic Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and evening worship at 6 with the Rev. Preston Taylor as speaker. Mid-week worship is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Branch Memorial

Branch Memorial Church will have a musical extravaganza at 3 p.m. today.

Unitarian — Rocky Mount

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday.

Shiloh

Shiloh Pentecostal Holiness Church, 5854 Shiloh Church Road, will have a Christmas tapestry at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Daniels Chapel

Daniels Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 4828 Frank Price Church Road, will have a candlelight service at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Forest Hills

Forest Hills Presbyterian Church, 1100 Forest Hills Road, will have homecoming at 11 a.m. Sunday.

First United

First United Methodist Church, 100 Green St., will have services at 8:45 a.m., 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday. A white gift service will be at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Shekinah

Shekinah Glory Church will have corporate prayer at 10:30 a.m. Sunday and morning worship at 11.

Grace Baptist 

Grace Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., morning worship at 11 and evening Bible study at 6. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Restorative

Restorative Christian Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:30 with the Rev. Rita Batts as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Brown Chapel

Brown Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have quarterly meeting at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Willie Thomas as speaker.

Mary Grove

Mary Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have a Christmas program at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Union View — Bailey

Union View Church will have a Christmas program at 5 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple United Holy Church will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and quarterly meeting and Holy Communion at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Ernestine McGee as speaker and music by the gospel choir. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Christ Anointed — Spring Hope

Christ Anointed Church of Christ will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Nannie Stevens as speaker. A Christmas program will be at 7 p.m. Friday.

St. Timothy’s

St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 202 N. Goldsboro St., will have a blue Christmas service 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

St. Rose — Sims

St. Rose Holy Church will have service at 8:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Otis Finch as speaker and music by the ladies’ chorus. Mid-week Bible study along with a Christmas lesson at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

First Christian

First Christian Church, 207 Tarboro St. N., will have an Advent music series noon Wednesday with music by Elizabeth Winstead and Dexter Ruffin. Admission is free.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Church of Christ Ministries will have a Lord program at 4 p.m. Sunday.

Higher Calling

Higher Calling Baptist Church will have a Christmas fellowship at 4 p.m. Sunday.

Temple of Praise

Temple of Praise will have a building fund service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Carol Strickland along with St. John Church and Choir rendering the service.

Barnes Chapel

Barnes Chapel Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 with the Rev. Steven E. Kent as speaker and music by the youth choir. Mid-week devotion and Bible study will be at 6:45 p.m. and at 7 p.m. a Christmas program.

Salisbury

Salisbury AME Zion Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11.

Evening Light

Evening Light Mission will have a youth service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Speight as speaker.

Greater Love

Greater Love Church Ministries will have a Christmas program at 6 p.m. today. Refreshments will be served.

Faith Temple

Faith Temple Mission Church will have a Christmas youth explosion at 5 p.m. today with praise dancing and singing and the Rev. Quincy Spells from Anointed Word Ministries in Lucama as speaker. Refreshments will follow the service.

Greater Zion — Stantonsburg

Greater Zion Original Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and a pastoral service at 11 a.m. with the Rev. George A. Ward as speaker.

Piney Groves

Piney Groves Free Will Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with Thelma McDougal as speaker and music by the male chorus. At 3 p.m. Sunday, a youth Christmas program will be presented. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday, and prayer is noon Thursday.

Lewis Chapel — Farmville

Lewis Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have a Christmas fellowship at 6 tonight with the Rev. Jessica Williams along with White Oak Pentecostal Holiness Church as guests.

Walking by Faith

Walking by Faith not by Sight will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Mildred Batts as speaker.

Damascus

Damascus Road Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Ada R. Harris as speaker.

City of Refuge

The City of Refuge will have prayer at 9 a.m. Sunday, morning manna at 10, morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Ricky Locus as speaker and evening worship at 6 with the Rev. Cathy Farmer as speaker. Mid-week prayer is 6:30 p.m. and Bible study is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Abundant Life

Abundant Life Church Ministries will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Gail Speight as speaker. A Christmas skit is 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Life in the Word

Life in the Word Ministry will have service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. George Atkinson as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Willing Workers — Lucama

Willing Workers Holiness Church will have pastoral day at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Nathaniel Spells as speaker and music by the senior choir.

Burning Bush

Burning Bush Church will have service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Donnie Daniels as speaker and music by the male chorus. At 3:30 p.m. Sunday, a musical Christmas program will be held.

St. John — Black Creek

St. John Holiness Church will have a Christmas program at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Solid Rock

Solid Rock Ministries will have Sunday school at 9 a.m. and morning worship at 10 with the Rev. Kenneth Lofton as speaker.

Atmosphere

Atmosphere of Praise will have service at 11:45 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Freddie Williams as speaker. Dinner will be served.

St. Paul

St. Paul Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ will have Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Chester L. Aycock as speaker and music by the male chorus. Mid-week Bible study is noon Tuesday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Rountree

Rountree Missionary Baptist Church will have Sunday school at 8 a.m. and morning worship at 9 with the Rev. Norvell Cooper as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6:45 p.m.

Restoration

Restoration Church of Christ will have a pre-Christmas fellowship service at 11 a.m. Sunday with Katie McClain from Rocky Mount as speaker and music by First Baptist Church of Battleboro. Refreshments will follow the service.

Genesis — Elm City

Genesis Church Ministries will have Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 10:30 with the Rev. Jacqueline Lucas as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Freedom

Freedom Ministries will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday at Omega Resource Center with Dennis E. Battle as speaker and music by Voices of Freedom.

Wilson Chapel

Wilson Chapel Free Will Baptist Church will have early morning worship at 7:45 Sunday, Sunday school is 9:30 a.m. and morning worship and a Christmas skit at 10:45. Bible study is noon Monday. Mid-week prayer is noon Wednesday and Bible study is 7 p.m. 

Patterson Chapel

Patterson Chapel Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Julius Hunter as speaker and music by the gospel choir.

Christian Life

Christian Life Fellowship International Ministries will have service at 10 a.m. Sunday at West Wilson Church of God Family Life Center with the Rev. Gloria Kirkland as speaker. Mid-week Bible study is 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Sandy Fork

Sandy Fork Missionary Baptist Church will have a Holy Ghost Christmas party at 3 p.m. Sunday with Dwight Daniels as guest speaker and music by Union View Church Male Chorus. Dinner will be served.

Evening Light

Evening Light Holiness Church will have service at 11 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Lynn May as speaker and music by the gospel ensembles. A Christmas program is 7 p.m. Friday.

White Oak

White Oak Pentecostal Holiness Church will have Sunday school at 10 a.m. and morning worship at 11 with the Rev. Carlos Vargas of Fayetteville as guest speaker. A Christmas program will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday. Mid-week Bible study is 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Great Restoration

Great Restoration Church Ministries will have a fellowship service at 10 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Herbert A. Joyner as speaker. An afternoon service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday.

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